2011 Golden Trumpet Winners

Our con­grat­u­la­tions to these recip­i­ents of 2011 Golden Trum­pet Awards for out­stand­ing achieve­ment in each of the fol­low­ing cat­e­gories of practice:

Com­mu­nity Relations
Donate Life Illi­nois “End the Wait Tour: Morgan’s Mis­sion to Save Lives” Car­olyn Grisko & Asso­ciates, Gift of Hope Organ & Tis­sue Donor Net­work and ICE Factor
Pow­er­ing Up Exelon City Solar Exelon Cor­po­ra­tion
Wells Fargo Pro­motes Finan­cial Empowerment Flow­ers Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Group
Chicago White Sox “3rd Annual Double-Duty Classic” Flow­ers Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Group
Eco-Friendly Library Opens in Glenview Green­Mark Pub­lic Rela­tions, Inc. for the Glen­view Pub­lic Library
Hol­ly­wood Goes “Back” for Parkinson’s Hol­ly­wood Cinemas
Nature Board­walk: An Urban Oasis Lin­coln Park Zoo
Autism Aware­ness Inte­grated Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Campaign Lit­tle City Foundation
Rebate Pro­gram Warms Chicago O’Malley Hansen Communications
Insti­tu­tional
Chicago Light­house: A New Milestone! The Chicago Light­house for Peo­ple Who Are Blind or Visu­ally Impaired
Brand­ing a Pub­lic Green Space Green­Mark Pub­lic Rela­tions, Inc. for the Lurie Gar­den in Mil­len­nium Park
Boss Saves Jobs, Helps Community Nav­is­tar Inter­na­tional Corp.
“Excel­lence Mat­ters” Mag­net Campaign North­west­ern Memo­r­ial Hospital
Flower Power: Coast to Coast The Amer­i­can Schools of Flower Design and Zap­wa­ter Com­mu­ni­ca­tions, Inc.
Spe­cial Events & Observances
With Austin Comes A Cure AIDS Foun­da­tion of Chicago, Sankofa Cul­tural Arts Cen­ter, M. Carla Carr and Crit­i­cal Massive
Colum­bia Brings Early Spring to Chicago Eise­man Associates
Hershey’s Cel­e­brates Launch of Pieces JSH&A Pub­lic Relations
Pepsi Tall Ships Chicago 2010 Navy Pier, Met­ro­pol­i­tan Pier and Expo­si­tion Author­ity & Pub­lic Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Inc.
MSI’s Per­fect PR Storm Museum of Sci­ence and Indus­try Chicago & Pub­lic Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Inc.
Gov­ern­ment Affairs
Abol­ish­ing The Death Penalty Mac Strate­gies Group, Inc.
Avenue of Bro­ken Dreams Illi­nois Depart­ment of Finan­cial & Pro­fes­sional Regulation
Issues Man­age­ment
Rais­ing Aware­ness of Men­tal Health Disorders JAMA / Archives Media Relations
First Alert “Get Alarmed” Campaign L.C. Williams & Asso­ciates and First Alert
UnLock Our Jobs — Asian Carp Mac Strate­gies Group, Inc.
His­panic National Donate Life Month Gift of Hope & San Jose Pub­lic Relations
Cri­sis Pub­lic Relations
A Life­line for Howard Brown Pub­lic Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Inc. and Howard Brown Health Center
Mar­ket­ing
Abbott’s Mitr­a­Clip Sys­tem Makes Headlines Abbott
Around Chicago in 85 Tours Chicago Archi­tec­ture Foundation
iPay Tech­nolo­gies Mar­ket­ing &
Acqui­si­tion Campaign
Clarus Com­mu­ni­ca­tions
The Embody Expe­ri­ence — Rest Haven Sealy Cor­po­ra­tion / Cramer-Krasselt Pub­lic Relations
KILZ Pro Painter Sweepstakes Cramer-Krasselt
Share the Word: Beauty & Wellness Flow­ers Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Group
Buzz About a Bet­ter Burger GR-PR
Eureka Cre­ates Clean Pet Homes L.C. Williams & Associates
An Edu­ca­tion on Rep­u­ta­tion Building DeVry Uni­ver­sity & MSL Chicago
Pepto-Bismol Takes a Bite Out of Summer Proc­ter & Gam­ble and MSL Chicago
Office­Max Back-to-School 2010 Office­Max and Elm Pub­lic Relations
Museum of Sci­ence and Indus­try Seeks Roommate Museum of Sci­ence and Indus­try Chicago & Pub­lic Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Inc.
Coca-Cola Chicago Black­hawks Com­mem­o­ra­tive Can Res­olute Consulting
Inter­na­tional Pub­lic Relations
End Polio Now Rotary Inter­na­tional
New Media
S’mores: “Snack­tiv­ity” For Sum­mer­time Memories JSH&A Pub­lic Relations
Ken­more Bak­ing for the Troops Ken­more and Zeno Group
Newslet­ters or Magazines
Periospec­tives: AAP mem­ber mag­a­zine redesign Amer­i­can Acad­emy of Periodontology
A New Mem­ber Magazine Chicago Botanic Garden
Gen­er­a­tions Newslet­ter Redesign Jew­ish United Fund / Jew­ish Fed­er­a­tion of Met­ro­pol­i­tan Chicago
Saint Xavier Mag­a­zine Fall 2010 Saint Xavier University
Follow-up report on pre­vent­ing suicide The Joint Commission
Non-profit Annual Reports
Artic­u­lat­ing Gemein­schafts­ge­fuhl in Action Pub­lic Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Inc. and Kym Abrams Design
Uni­ver­sity of Illi­nois 2009–2010 Annual Report: Excel­lence + Access Uni­ver­sity of Illi­nois and Bonadies Cre­ative, Inc.
Video News Releases and Films
Saint Xavier Uni­ver­sity Cougar Football Saint Xavier University
Fea­ture Video­tapes and Films
North­west­ern Med­i­cine Video North­west­ern Memo­r­ial Hos­pi­tal and North­west­ern
Uni­ver­sity Fein­berg School of Medicine
Fea­ture Stories
The Sci­ence of Tree Care Bartlett Tree Experts and Ter­ra­com Pub­lic Relations
Web sites
CUBEnergySaver.com: Green Like No Other Cit­i­zens Util­ity Board and Effi­ciency 2.0
Elec­tronic Press Kits
Sum­mer Fun at Navy Pier Navy Pier and Met­ro­pol­i­tan Pier and Expo­si­tion Authority
Printed Press Kits
Nature Board­walk: An Urban Oasis Lin­coln Park Zoo